| Apr 16, 2014
| 6:46 AM
Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti and rapper Jay Z are scheduled to appear outside City Hall on Wednesday for what is expected to be an announcement on a two-day music festival for Labor Day weekend in Grand Park.
The Budweiser Made in America, which...
| Apr 16, 2014
| 6:50 PM
Former Calvert Hall quarterback Colar Kuhns, who originally planned to play football at Cornell, has decided to accept an offer from Michigan State instead.
"My dream was always to play in the Big Ten, to play at a bigger school in a bigger conference,...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 9:00 AM
Two national ride-sharing companies serving Chicago on Friday announced enhancements to their insurance policies aimed at covering drivers and protecting the public when no passengers are being transported.
The expanded coverage from Uber X and Lyft...
| Mar 14, 2014
SACRAMENTO — Ride-sharing company Uber is upping the ante in its drive to persuade government regulators that the public is protected when its drivers are between fares.
Uber announced Friday that it was closing a so-called insurance gap in its...
| Mar 15, 2014
| 6:30 PM
Comedian David Brenner, a staple of Johnny Carson's "Tonight Show" in the 1970s and '80s who was known for his observational humor, died Saturday at his home in New York City. He was 78.
Brenner's death was confirmed by his publicist, Jeff Abraham....
| Jan 30, 2014
| 9:40 PM
STORRS – Houston found out what the Huskies look like when they're angry. And it's a good bet the Cougars don't like them when they're angry.
Looking nothing like the flat group that lost at Houston on New Year's Eve, the Huskies came out racing...
| Jan 31, 2014
| 7:21 PM
STORRS – After the Huskies lost both games on their Texas trip, coach Kevin Ollie had plenty to criticize. But one thing stood out: defense.
Houston shot 49.1 percent in its victory over UConn on New Year's Eve and Southern Methodist shot 47.2...
| Feb 1, 2014
| 12:30 PM
"Can this marriage be saved?" isn't a question that needs asking, since it's all too apparent the young newlyweds of "Another Year" are on mutually exclusive paths. Oxana Bychkova's character study plays out over the course of a calendar cycle, charting...
| Feb 2, 2014
Date: Dec. 7
Her story: Lauren Fischer, 27, grew up in Perry Hall. After graduating from Virginia Tech in 2008, she moved to Alexandria, Va., for a marketing job with O'Keefe & Company, a technology public relations firm. She now works in marketing...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 5:00 AM
SACRAMENTO — A deadly accident involving a California ride-sharing driver has brought to light a potential downside to this new high-tech carpooling: Who pays when something goes wrong?
Companies such as Uber, Lyft and Sidecar have long insisted...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 3:51 PM
Todd Dwight Wheeler Jr., accused of making bombs in his Glen Burnie home, set off a device so powerful that it "blew off his pants," according to federal documents.
According to federal court documents, a U.S. magistrate judge granted a warrant to the...